major synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term major:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. major(noun)

    a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain

    Antonyms:
    minor, peanut, junior, nonaged, insignificant, secondary, underage

  2. Major, John Major, John R. Major, John Roy Major(noun)

    British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)

    Antonyms:
    junior, minor, nonaged, secondary, peanut, underage, insignificant

  3. major(noun)

    a university student who is studying a particular field as the principal subject

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, minor, underage, peanut, insignificant, junior, secondary

  4. major(adj)

    the principal field of study of a student at a university

    Antonyms:
    junior, minor, secondary, nonaged, insignificant, peanut, underage

  5. major(adj)

    of greater importance or stature or rank

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, minor, secondary, insignificant, underage, junior, peanut

  6. major(adj)

    greater in scope or effect

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, minor, peanut, underage, insignificant, secondary, junior

  7. major(adj)

    greater in number or size or amount

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    secondary, underage, insignificant, nonaged, junior, minor, peanut

  8. major(adj)

    of the field of academic study in which one concentrates or specializes

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    minor, junior, insignificant, nonaged, secondary, underage, peanut

  9. major(adj)

    of a scale or mode

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, junior, underage, secondary, minor, peanut, insignificant

  10. major(adj)

    of greater seriousness or danger

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    peanut, nonaged, minor, underage, secondary, insignificant, junior

  11. major(adj)

    of full legal age

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

    Antonyms:
    minor, underage, insignificant, peanut, junior, nonaged, secondary

  12. major(ip)(verb)

    of the elder of two boys with the same family name

    Antonyms:
    minor, secondary, nonaged, peanut, insignificant, underage, junior

  13. major(verb)

    have as one's principal field of study

    Antonyms:
    junior, peanut, underage, minor, secondary, nonaged, insignificant

Editors Contribution

  1. most important

    it is the major thing. most important part of the human body is the heart.

    the heart is the major i.e most important part of human body

    Submitted by halimat_l on November 30, 2019

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. major(a.)

    Synonyms:
    greater

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

main, important, large, principal, great, key, significant, big, primary, majeure, serious, substantial, considerable, huge, leading, large-scale, tai, grand, mainly, maj., broad, vast, top, core, enormous, essential, heavy, grave, fundamental, grandes, larger, severe, largest, high, wide, senior, greater, massive, grands, commander, critical, crucial, maj, greatest, extensive, vital, chief, strong, prominent, importance, tremendous, grande, central, much



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